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Stadthuys

Dutch Square Or Red Square, The Stadthuys, Melaka, Malaysia
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This 17th-century building was the seat of the Dutch administration and now houses a history museum.
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  • Poor2%
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Dutch Square Or Red Square, The Stadthuys, Melaka, Malaysia
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"history museum"
in 9 reviews
"red building"
in 16 reviews
"dutch architecture"
in 8 reviews
"town hall"
in 8 reviews
"old building"
in 13 reviews
"dutch square"
in 20 reviews
"clock tower"
in 13 reviews
"christ church"
in 17 reviews
"interesting building"
in 4 reviews
"tourist spot"
in 5 reviews
"queen victoria's fountain"
in 4 reviews
"kuala lumpur"
in 5 reviews
"take photos"
in 7 reviews
"nice place"
in 8 reviews
"must visit place"
in 6 reviews
"jonker walk"
in 8 reviews
"souvenir shops"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really nice! We walk past the square everyday and it is the most happening place! Have to be early to get good photographs!

Thank LL721
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Reviewed 3 days ago

can take lots of photos here. During CNY, there were many people here. It is a good deal for locals to pay $5 ticket to enter several specified museum spots.

Thank bigjewel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In my view the center point of Melaka having the history, but also the present. Busy place with lots of people.

Thank LinenBank
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located at the red square and pod=ssible to visti inside too. It is remarkable that these old building are still there considering the history of take overs by the portuguese, the Dutch and the English during colonial times.

Thank HansK774
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

O.K., it is a sign of colonial domination from the Dutch and British, but I still think the old buildings and the fountain contain a certain picturesque quality. A nice focus for the old town. Charming in its scaled to human size. The tourism makes...More

Thank Bryan H
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I brought my Dutch friends here for a day trip , They told me Stadthuys means city hall and they wanna take a look inside Stadthuys. The place now filled with shops selling souvenirs . Still a nice architecture after all these years

Thank kenkeh
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Located at center of city. You will find many visitors there anytime especially during holidays season. A place must visit when you are in Malacca

Thank PinkLovely
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Unavoidable but must visit. Old dutch monument, if arriving by bus this is a bus stop also. Townhall is located just next doors. Fir brigade and cannon is on display.

Thank vivek_kool
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

This is the "Dutch Red Square" which is in the centre of the historical part of Melaka. Soak in the atmosphere, learn about the history and take photos. The place is packed with tourists, with a hive of activities at the stalls and beca (three-wheeler...More

Thank KH_Lye
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

It's a dutch government building a few hundred years ago. The building is converted into museum & retail outlets for tourism Melaka

Thank Lee C
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After taking your lunch upon reaching Melaka, I suggest you take the river cruise first near the Stadhuys. Then you take a short taxi ride to Masjid Selat Melaka. After that, you can drop by Menara Taming Sari. A short walk... More
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